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Nintendo Switch cannot play Blu-rays and DVDs? Fixed!

Nintendo Switch cannot play Blu-rays and DVDs? Fixed!

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For Nintendo Switch old customer, this is not a secret: Nintendo Switch cannot provide the disc drive for DVD and Blu-ray movie. Not being able to play disc movies isn’t a big deal at all. Especially for DVD and Blu-ray disc collector, lacking of blu-ray means nothing. That’s bound to mean something to all those people who bought a Nintendo Switch and were promptly left in the cold. But it’s not the whole story, Nintendo Switch provides the USB 2.0 port which can save the DVD and Blu-ray movie.

In fact, DVD or Blu-ray is not the completely superior. Sure it has better audio and video capabilities but it also has an initial loading time, frail disc. By contrast, flash memory has grown by leaps and bounds and doesn’t show any signs of slowing down, you can find a third DVD/BD Ripper or copy software which can rip and convert DVD/BD movie to digital video formats for USB storage, then you can enjoy any disc movies on Nintendo Switch.

Nintendo Switch Plays Blu-rays and DVDs via DVD/BD Ripper

For better enjoyment Blu-ray and DVD on Nintendo Switch, you can choose one DVD/Blu-ray ripper which can help you to play any disc at will, like Pavtube Bytecopy which is a professional DVD/BD Ripper, copy software, converter, helps you to remove any DVD and Blu-ray region code effortlessly including t: CSS, RC, RCE, APS, UOPs and Sony ARccOS, etc. At the same time , you can get movie with forced subtitles.

Here, convert DVD/BD to digital video formats ia not a difficult thing, you can choose any video formats you want, like: MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, WMV, etc. You also can choose the TV you want to connect Nintendo Switch to, best video formats for TVS are been preinstalled. Best of all, you can choose the lossless multi-track MKV which can keep the original DVD/BD chapters, subtitles, audio tracks, etc. You also can remove the subtitles, audio tracks you don’t want. More information, read this Blu-ray ripper review.

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How to Play Blu-rays and DVDs on Nintendo Switch

Step 1. Load DVD and Blu-ray disc

You can drag the DVD and Blu-ray to the left window directly, you also can choose to click File and load disc to it. DVD and Blu-ray image and folder are all supported too. At the right window, you can watch the movie. When you load the the DVD and Blu-ray disc to this software, it will detect the main title automatically.

load Blu-ray

Step 2. Choose output video format

Click the drop down box of “Format”, you can choose any video formats from Common Video, HD Video or choose your TV type from TVS, etc. Friendly suggestion: Rip Blu-ray to multi-track MKV/MOV/MP4, lossless MKV is the best video format for ripping DVD and Blu-ray, you can choose “Multi-track MP4(*.mp4)” or “Lossless/encoded Multi-track MKV(*.mkv)”, or “Multi-track MOV(*.mov)” profile. All these formats are designed to output videos with multiple audio tracks.

lossless MKV

Tip: For better video compatibility, you can click Setting and adjust the video and audio parameters, such as: Video codec, audio codec, video rame, video bitrate, video resolution, etc. You also can adjust the aido sample rate, audio channels.

Step 3. Start DVD/BD Conversion

After all the settings are dine, you can go back to the main interface and click Convert button to start the DVD/BD conversion. When you are waiting for the result, you also can enjoy the video at the preview window.

Step 4. Play DVD/BD movie on Nintendo Switch

When the video conversion, you can insert the USB to PC and save the movie to USB, then connect the Nintendo Switch to TV, insert the USB to Nintendo Switch, you can enjoy the precious DVD/Blu-ray movies at will.

dvd to Nintendo Switch

By the way, if you like the 3D movie, you can get free 3D movie from 2D DVD and Blu-ray. Good luck to you.


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